NY Yankees 11, Tampa Bay 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 10 1
NY Yankees 2 2 0 1 0 0 6 0 X 11 16 0
WP: J. Lieber (11-8)
LP: J. Sosa (3-4)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 7th: NY Yankees
-J. Posada safe at first on pitcher C. Gaudin's fielding error, G. Sheffield scored, H. Matsui to second
-J. Olerud doubled to left center, H. Matsui scored, J. Posada to third
-M. Cairo hit by pitch, J. Posada scored, J. Olerud to third, B. Williams to second
-D. Jeter singled to center, J. Olerud and B. Williams scored, M. Cairo to third, D. Jeter to second advancing on throw
-A. Rodriguez singled to third, M. Cairo scored, D. Jeter to third
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Lugo ss 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 .269
R. Baldelli cf 4 1 1 2 0 3 1 .280
A. Huff lf 4 0 3 0 0 0 1 .295
T. Martinez 1b 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 .260
    B.J. Upton ph-3b 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .272
J. Cruz rf 4 0 1 0 0 2 3 .250
R. Simon dh 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .188
    M. Diaz ph-dh 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
J. Cantu 2b 4 0 1 0 0 2 3 .294
G. Blum 3b-1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .221
B. Fordyce c 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .202
 Totals 37 2 10 2 0 9 17  
 Batting
2B - T Martinez (16, J Lieber).
HR - R Baldelli (11, 1st inning off J Lieber 1 on, 0 Out).
RBI - R Baldelli 2 (55).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Cantu 2, R Simon 2, A Huff 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - C Gaudin (1, ground ball).
Outfield assists - R Baldelli (A Rodriguez at Home).
DP - 2 (J Cantu-J Lugo-T Martinez, J Cantu-J Lugo-G Blum).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Jeter ss 5 1 3 2 0 0 1 .278
    E. Wilson ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 1 2 3 1 0 1 .287
G. Sheffield rf 5 2 4 0 0 1 2 .302
    D. Navarro c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
H. Matsui lf 5 1 3 2 0 1 1 .295
J. Posada c 4 1 0 1 1 2 3 .272
    B. Crosby pr-rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .175
J. Olerud 1b 5 1 1 1 0 0 3 .262
B. Williams dh 3 2 1 1 1 1 0 .256
M. Cairo 2b 3 1 1 1 0 1 0 .283
K. Lofton cf 3 1 1 0 1 0 3 .272
 Totals 37 11 16 11 4 6 14  
 Batting
2B - H Matsui (27, J Sosa); A Rodriguez (20, J Sosa); D Jeter (35, J Sosa); G Sheffield (28, J Sosa); K Lofton (10, T Miller); J Olerud (18, C Gaudin).
HR - B Williams (18, 4th inning off J Sosa 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - H Matsui 2 (93), A Rodriguez 3 (87), B Williams (59), J Posada (65), J Olerud (39), M Cairo (36), D Jeter 2 (63).
2-out RBI - A Rodriguez 3, D Jeter 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Jeter 1, A Rodriguez 1, J Olerud 2, G Sheffield 1.
GIDP - J Posada, J Olerud.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
CS - M Cairo (3, 2nd base by T Miller).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Sosa (L, 3-4) 4.0 9 5 5 2 2 1 5.59
T. Miller 1.2 2 0 0 0 3 0 3.43
C. Gaudin 2.1 5 6 2 2 1 0 5.30
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Lieber (W, 11-8) 6.2 9 2 2 0 9 1 4.38
T. Gordon 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.35
C.J. Nitkowski 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.28
B. Prinz 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.33
S. Karsay 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.50
WP - J Lieber.
IBB - B Williams (by C Gaudin).
HBP - M Cairo (by C Gaudin).
Pitches-strikes - J Sosa 78-48; T Miller 31-17; C Gaudin 42-25; J Lieber 104-74; T Gordon 4-3; C Nitkowski 3-2; B Prinz 5-5; S Karsay 8-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Sosa 3-6; T Miller 1-0; C Gaudin 4-3; J Lieber 8-3; T Gordon 1-0; C Nitkowski 0-1; B Prinz 1-1; S Karsay 2-1.
Batters faced - J Sosa 21; T Miller 6; C Gaudin 15; J Lieber 29; T Gordon 1; C Nitkowski 2; B Prinz 2; S Karsay 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Brian Onora. 1B--Jerry Crawford. 2B--Phil Cuzzi. 3B--Rob Drake.
Time: 2:57.
Attendance: 33,518.
Weather: 75 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 3 mph, swirling.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 7, 2004 10:13 pm ET

 
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